Faculty of Business and Economics

The economics of education in Nunavut

One of the challenges in northern communities is keeping youth in school. UWinnipeg economists, Dr. Melanie O’Gorman and Dr. Manish Pandey, headed north to identify the factors in the hopes to mitigate the situation.

Deliberate debating at UWinnipeg

UWinnipeg’s Ethics Bowl team has returned from the annual Intercollegiate Ethics Bowl (IEB) in Golden, Colorado.

Bringing a co-op to life

UWinnipeg business students to learn from teenage entrepreneurs   WINNIPEG, MB –In a bit of a twist, twelve entrepreneurial high school students are coming to The University of Winnipeg on Friday, November 20, 2015 to teach business students how to develop a co-operative.  Thanks to Manitoba Cooperative Association’s technical assistance, the Children of the Earth …Read more >

Spotlight on Business

The Faculty of Business and Economics at The University of Winnipeg integrates teaching, research and practice, in a curriculum that encourages students to take a multi-disciplinary approach to learning. Our graduates understand the big picture and how business impacts every area of the world and life.  We have created an environment where smaller classes allow students …Read more >

Single mom earns $25,000 Buhler Bursary

  WINNIPEG, MB – Ashley Demery is following her dream to one day work in the world of business and finance and provide her six-year-old son with a better life. The 21-year-old single mom graduated from the Winnipeg Adult Education Centre and is now taking classes in Business and Economics at The University of Winnipeg, …Read more >

W. John A Bulman Scholarship awarded to student excelling in every sphere

Jason Ying Yang says receiving the W. John Bulman Scholarship reinforces just how worthwhile all his efforts as a student are. A well-rounded and highly-motivated marketing major in his third year at UWinnipeg’s Faculty of Business and Economics, Yang is a leader who is heavily involved with student groups and community service. He has also …Read more >

In.Business Launches in Winnipeg

 UWinnipeg partners with national network to promote business to Indigenous youth Sixty First Nations, Metis, and Inuit youth will start their business careers this Friday as a result of Cape Breton University kicking off the Central Region program of In.Business – A Business Network for Indigenous Youth, at a two-day conference in partnership with the …Read more >

Biz students create engaging Investment Group

Photo: Investment Group student executives: L to R –  Abraham El Giadda, Jordan Sobey, Stuart Fletcher-Cook and instructor Dennis Ng WINNIPEG, MB – It started with one student and an idea, and is now attracting 30 to 50 students who gather to debate real-world business stories and learn from business leaders in the community.  Stuart …Read more >

India Centre public forum – Self, Family and Community

  The University of Winnipeg’s India Centre and the Dakota Ojibway Tribal Council, in association with UWinnipeg’s Department of Indigenous Studies, invite everyone to attend a free public forum on January 22, 2015. Entitled Self, Family and Community, this is an Inter-community dialogue about diversities within Canadian society.   WHEN:    Thursday, January 22, 2015 1:00 …Read more >

Outstanding UWinnipeg Indigenous students win academic awards

The University of Winnipeg congratulates 31 Indigenous students who have earned the Business Council of Manitoba Academic Awards for 2014-2015. The award honours students based on leadership, motivation and a commitment to learning. “The Business Council of Manitoba awards confirm that we are attracting incredibly talented and dedicated Indigenous scholars, who are applying themselves across …Read more >